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Asian Survey. 2006; 46156–62 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2006.46.1.56
Published: 01 February 2006
... , parkmk@snu.ac.kr . SOUTH KOREA IN 2005 Economic Dynamism, Generational Conflicts, and Social Transformations John Lie and Myoungkyu Park Abstract South Korea experienced steady economic growth and relative political stabil- ity in 2005. The surface calm, however, belies massive transformations in the...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 602391–415 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.2.391
Published: 07 April 2020
... propose that in China, the new social media have stimulated a shift from representation by official organizations to bottom-up self-representation, and from mandate political representation to embodiment. To grasp this change, we select private entrepreneurs as our focus of study and propose the concept...
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Asian Survey. 2018; 581194–200 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2018.58.1.194
Published: 01 February 2018
... Western leverage are enabling Prime Minister Hun Sen to transform the post-1993 multiparty system into a patrimonial dictatorship. Cambodia enjoyed strong economic growth but saw little improvement in its weak institutional framework, in social justice, or in economic competitiveness. KEYWORDS: local...
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Asian Survey. 2017; 574618–640 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2017.57.4.618
Published: 01 August 2017
.... HASTINGS AND YAOHUI WANG Chinese Firms Troubled Relationship with Market Transformation in North Korea ABSTRACT The coping strategies that small Chinese firms operating in North Korea have chosen involve insinuating themselves into North Korean political and social networks, and structuring their...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 603557–582 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.3.557
Published: 01 June 2020
... liberties (7.1 separation of party and government (4.4 establishment of democratic institutions (2.2 and don t know (2.5 Mingshu Zhang, What Kind of Democracy Do the Chinese Want: Chinese Political Man 2012 (Beijing: Social Science Academic Press, 2013), 99. ZHAI / POPULAR PERCEPTIONS OF DEMOCRACY IN...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 603417–440 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.3.417
Published: 01 June 2020
... a certain geographic region. Anselin (1988) argues that ignoring the fact that voting behavior in neighboring areas shares some characteristics HYUN-CHOOL LEE is a Professor in the Department of Political Science, College of Social Sciences, Konkuk University, Seoul, Republic of Korea. ALEXANDRE...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 603441–465 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.3.441
Published: 01 June 2020
..., Protecting the Belt and Road Initiative: China s Cooperation with Pakistan to Secure CPEC, Asia Policy 14:2 (2019): 5 12. 10. Ruilian Zhang, Francis Andam, and Guoqing Shi, Environmental and Social Risk Evalu- ation of Overseas Investment under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, Environmental...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 602265–289 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.2.265
Published: 07 April 2020
... blocked, the web can serve as an avenue for voicing dissatisfaction. More generally, the Internet, as a new technological medium, has transformed interpersonal communication and changed how social movements mobilize (Anduiza, Jensen, and Jorba 2012; Castells 2012); such movements are now able to rapidly...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 602290–322 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.2.290
Published: 07 April 2020
... applied to politicians property to detect rent-seeking behaviors. The study also has some distinctive features. To begin with, it is the first one to focus on South Korea, which has undergone profound social changes. Korea has successfully transformed from a developing and authoritarian nation into a...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 601125–131 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.125
Published: 01 February 2020
...John D. Ciorciari In 2019, Cambodia saw long-ruling Prime Minister Hun Sen tighten his grip on power. Economic growth continued, but with rising risks related to a real estate bubble, mounting debt, and yawning social inequality. Externally, Cambodia deepened its dependency on China, insulating the...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 60169–78 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.69
Published: 01 February 2020
... appearing on the front page of Workers Newspaper and social media platforms around the world. Hinting at a return to provoca- tions, state media reported: Having witnessed the great moments of his thinking atop Mt. Paektu, all the officials accompanying him were convinced with overflowing emotion and joy...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 60121–33 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.21
Published: 01 February 2020
... without generating social problems a task that the other challenges did not exactly make any easier. STOPPING OTHERS STOPPING CHINA One of the frequently reported parts of Xi s speech on National Day was the assertion that no force can stop the Chinese people and the Chinese nation forging ahead. It...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 601177–188 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.177
Published: 01 February 2020
... severely constrained social welfare plans and presaged higher inflation and economic slowdown. Imran Khan s newly elected Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf government rode into power with grand plans to meet high expectations in managing inflation, reducing unemployment, and enhancing social welfare, but it faced...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 596978–1000 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.6.978
Published: 01 December 2019
...: Cambridge University, 2013): 1 2. 10. Ilhan Niaz, Provincial Administration in Pakistan and the Crisis of Order and Devel- opment, Journal of South Asian Studies 34:2 (2011): 234 35; Mohammad A. Qadeer, Pakistan: Social and Cultural Transformation in a Muslim Nation (New York: Routledge, 2006); Khalid bin...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 5961001–1021 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.6.1001
Published: 01 December 2019
... churches of opportunities to speak with their unique perspectives to the general society. As a result, their social impact has long been modest. This is not to overlook the strides made by the Christian churches in transforming individual lives or values. The point here is that there is much room left for...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 5961022–1043 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.6.1022
Published: 01 December 2019
...- ture. Others (such as Dropbox and Google Docs) facilitate file sharing. Still others (such as Facebook and Twitter) promote rapid dissemination and discussion of new findings. Social media have emerged as particularly impor- tant among younger scientists as an important venue for post-publication...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 596959–977 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.6.959
Published: 01 December 2019
... their aspirations. There were anti- Chinese riots, and some were serious, but the government firmly condemned them and extended support to the victims.2 As has been widely documented, after the New Order under Suharto came to power in 1966, Indonesian Chinese participation in the wider social politi...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 595889–910 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.5.889
Published: 01 October 2019
... coordination within a collective. A final set of mechanisms are present in the study of contention. They include: Social appropriation: non-political groups transform into political actors by using an organization base to launch movements; Boundary activation: creating a new boundary or the crystallization...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 595844–869 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.5.844
Published: 01 October 2019
... Japan 2015, which included various important economic policies, such as corporate tax reduction and electricity market liberalization. From the beginning of 2016, the second Abe administration put more weight on the formulation of social welfare and labor policies. One of those policies was the Human...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 595937–958 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.5.937
Published: 01 October 2019
... from 1 to 4. © 2019 by The Regents of the University of California 2019 perceptions of China belief in equality belief in freedom cross-Strait relations belief in checks and balances CHIA-CHOU WANG Social Contact and Taiwanese Political Identity Change in Taiwanese Student Delegations...